A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.85 (ml/mb) was reported 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Kalaoa in Hawaii on Thursday. Exact location of event, depth 34.23 km, -155.8986664° West, 19.7741661° North. Global time and date of event 17/11/16 / 2016-11-17 13:32:36 / November 17, 2016 @ 1:32 pm UTC/GMT. The 2.85-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:32:36 / 3:32 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 34.23 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: hv61484801. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv61484801.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Waimea, Waikoloa Village, Hōlualoa (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 18 km (11 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 10 km (6 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop), 36 km (23 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop), 18 km (11 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop), 19 km (12 miles) from Waikoloa Village (c. 6 400 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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